Recent News

RITBA is performing scheduled maintenance on our phone system on Sunday, October 2, 2016 from 9:00am-12:00pm.  During this time, customers will not have access to the E-ZPass automated phone services.  We apologize for the inconvenience.

The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority's Administration and E-ZPass offices will be closed on Monday, October 10th, 2016 for Columbus Day.

Current Employment Opportunities

 Automotive Technician.  Read more information here

RITBA "Mount Your E-ZPass Transponder" Campaign

The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority has launched a campaign to urge motorists using the Newport Pell Bridge to properly mount their E-ZPass transponder.  Read the full announcement here.

Newport Bridge painting project and deck repairs will continue through November with periodic lane closures.

Mt. Hope Bridge construction to start in late September.


  • Tonight there will be inside/left lane closures EB and WB on the #NPBridge from 8pm-5am. Please drive with caution. 7 hours 3 min ago
  • Disabled vehicle WB in right lane on the #NPBridge. Please stay to the left and drive with caution. 11 hours 48 min ago
  • #NPBridge inside/left lane closure EB and WB tonight from 8pm-5am weather permitting. Please drive with caution. 12 hours 41 min ago
  • There will be no work on the #JVBridge, #MHBridge, or #SRBridge today. 18 hours 51 min ago


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